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Synonyms for action

Synonyms for action

the process of doing

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something done

the manner in which one behaves

a legal proceeding to demand justice or enforce a right

a hostile encounter between opposing military forces

Synonyms for action

a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings)

the series of events that form a plot

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the trait of being active and energetic and forceful

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the operating part that transmits power to a mechanism

an act by a government body or supranational organization

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the most important or interesting work or activity in a specific area or field

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institute legal proceedings against

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ANTTI NIEMI goes into action this afternoon with all Southampton fans hoping for a display of faultless handling in the big derby with Portsmouth.
They further found that this enzyme goes into action just as a sperm infiltrates an egg.
Another Leger finalist, Aussie Prince, trained like Soviet Merc by Frazer Black, goes into action in a hot-looking heat two, but the main threat to Soviet Merc in the Irpounds 4,000 competition could be Irish Derby third Badge Of Tidings, who swings into action in heat eight.
An action oriented extrovert who goes into action with little or no discussion is probably a commander type.
The AICPA board believes public confidence in the existing disciplinary process has been undermined because it goes into action only after related civil litigation is concluded, said Netterville.